10.12.2019Budget revenue and expenditure-related issues discussed in government
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, a consultative meeting was held in Government to discuss this year’s budget exercise and the measures aimed at implementing the 2020 State budget. The discussion focused on budget revenue and expenditure-related issues, the reform of public procurement procedures, the proposed legislative and institutional improvements, the estimate of capital expenditures in 2020, and related documents. Reference was specifically made to the measures taken...
09.12.2019Nikol Pashinyan, Armen Sarkissian discuss issues related to Armenia’s development
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan had a working meeting with President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sarkissian at the Presidential Palace. During the meeting, the Premier stated: “Thank you, Mr. President, I am pleased with today’s meeting. Our working meetings are held on a regular basis, and I reckon that we have been working on a very hectic agenda in recent months. It is important for us to share the results of our work with each other because we badly need to...
09.12.2019PM visits Tsitsernakaberd on International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of the Crime of Genocide
On the International Day of Remembrance of Genocide Victims and Prevention of the Crime of Genocide, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex together with RA President Armen Sarkissian, National Assembly Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan and Minister of Foreign Affairs Zohrab Mnatsakanyan. The Prime Minister laid flowers at the Memorial to commemorate the innocent victims of Armenian Genocide. * * * The international community commemorates December 9 as the...
08.12.2019Accompanied by his spouse, PM attends concert by Israeli jazz bassist Avishai Cohen and Artist Emeritus of Armenia Vahagn Hairapetyan
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and his spouse Anna Hakobyan attended a concert by Israeli bassist, composer, singer, instrumentalist Avishai Cohen and Artist Emeritus of Armenia, pianist Vahagn Hayrapetyan at Karen Demirtchian Sports and Concerts Complex. The famous artists were accompanied by Armenia’s State Symphony Orchestra of Armenia (ASSO), led by ASSO Artistic Director, conductor Sergey Smbatyan. Nikol Pashinyan and Anna Hakobyan listened to classical jazz performances by...
06.12.2019PM Pashinyan, Anna Hakobyan attend concert dedicated to Hovhannes Chekidjian’s 91st birth anniversary
Accompanied by his spouse Anna Hakobyan, Prime Minister NIkol Pashinyan attended the concert dedicated to the 91st birth anniversary of National Hero of Armenia, conductor Hovhannes Chekidjian at Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall. Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra and National Academic Choir of Armenia performed Karl Jenkins’s Adiemus, conducted by Hovhannes Chekidjian.
06.12.2019Government continues discussing public agencies’ budget requests
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, the Government continues discussing public agencies’ budget allocation bids. Minister of High-Tech Industry Hakob Arshakyan said his agency’s budget request was based on the context of planned reforms and proposed priorities, as well as on the need to deal with the existing problems. Speaking about their plans for the coming fiscal year, the minister noted that they intend to train several thousand specialists in cooperation with a...